AIA, AIAA Release New STEM Education Report

AIA, AIAA Release New STEM Education Report

The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) have released their ‘2016 National Aerospace & Defense Workforce Summit: Proceedings Report & Recommendations.’ The report summarizes the proceedings of the 2016 National Aerospace & Defense Workforce Summit which took place September 7-8, in Washington, DC. The Summit convened nearly 150 leaders from academia, government, industry, and nongovernment organizations. It was sponsored by 180 Skills LLC, The Boeing Company, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Lockheed Martin Corporation, and Rolls-Royce.

The report provides current data about the trends and challenges in the promotion of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce development across the aerospace and defense (A&D) sector and issues recommendations to promote careers in STEM fields, especially among minority and underrepresented population groups.

 

Read More >

print